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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 8 Still having fun
03-22-2012, 09:06 AM
Originally Posted by Jsimon22 View Post
I agree with you 100% tea, i am getting tired of running into these premades running 4 or 5 Cruiser just spaming FAW and p2w its no fun for anyone.
I agree, the faw spam teams are annoying. But overall, I still just don't buy the cruisers online moniker. Shield stripping sci ships and bursty escorts still have a place and I'd place a balanced squad of a healboat cruisers a few or a couple scis and escorts against a FAWking team any day.

However, i'm going to disagree somewhat with the original poster, while I have some issues with the new sets, I don't think the game has become a gear race at least not anymore than it was in the past.

Let's not have rose-tinted glasses about the past. Back in the day everybody ran a 3 piece borg set coupled with the aegis or Cov Cap*3 shield.

I sorta like that the new sets have added variety and a bit more strategic thinking into the mix.

Now folks have to ask themselves does the maco set make more sense for a sci?

Maco Shield versus Aegis?

etc etc.